Biden to withdraw all US forces from Afghanistan by 9/11

Biden to withdraw all US forces from Afghanistan by 9/11

(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has decided to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that prompted America's longest war, officials said Tuesday. There are roughly 2,500 U.S. troops in Afghanistan now. American troop levels reached a high of 100,000 troops…
US, Iran recommit to indirect talks after sabotage attack on nuclear site

US, Iran recommit to indirect talks after sabotage attack on nuclear site

(WASHINGTON) -- An attack on one of Iran's most sensitive nuclear facilities has threatened to unravel President Joe Biden's diplomatic efforts to revive the Iran nuclear deal -- and to inflame tensions in a region already on edge. The sabotage on Iran's underground site Natanz was first reported by Iranian…
Here’s why COVID cases are surging in Toronto despite early lockdown

Here’s why COVID cases are surging in Toronto despite early lockdown

(NEW YORK) -- Despite locking down in March 2020 and enacting strict social-distancing measures, Toronto is seeing hospitals and intensive care units near capacity as the city battles its worse COVID-19 wave yet. "Sick Kids, our main children's hospital, has had to open up ICU beds for adults," said Toronto…